Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Help | 2010-02-16

Q.

constipation

Dear Doc
My son is 18 months and suffers from constipation, what foods can i give him to help with this problem. He does drink lots of water. Thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The main foods are plenty of fluids including water and fruit juices, fibre rich foods such as Weetbix and lots and lots of fruit to eat.

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